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Delta College's Choirs Spring Sing and Swing. March 13, 7:30pm at Atherton Auditorium

Delta College's Choirs Spring Sing and Swing. March 13, 7:30pm at Atherton Auditorium

SJDC Choirs director German Aguilar is back with the annual Spring Sing & Swing, Thur, March 13, 7:30pm @ Atherton Auditorium.
Delta’s choirs will present love songs, swing tunes & selections from Mozart’s Requiem Mass. Those who attend SJDC Choirs shows always come back for more!
Tickets: Adults - $8; Students/Seniors - $5
12 & under FREE with admission ticket.
Delta Box Office: 209-954-5110 - http://bit.ly/1b0M9we
SJDC Music Education: http://bit.ly/1gRKcWH

Acacia Gears Up for Their Second Year

Acacia Gears Up for Their Second Year

Acacia Elementary and Middle Charter School are now enrolling for the 2014-2015 school year! Acacia Charter Schools are located in Stockton (*TK is transitional kindergarten. It's for students who turn 5  between October 2nd-December 2nd).

University of the Pacific to dedicate new San Francisco campus

University of the Pacific to dedicate new San Francisco campus

University of the Pacific today will dedicate its new San Francisco campus, expanding its presence in one of the world's great cities and marking one of the most important milestones in the university's 163-year history. The $151 million campus at 155 Fifth Street will educate dentists, audiologists and music therapists and offer such other academic programs as food studies and data analytics. State-of-the-art clinics located at the campus will deliver the highest-quality care to some 10,000 dental and audiology patients each year, and provide outreach to the Bay Area's most medically underserved communities. About 1,000 faculty, staff and students will work and study in the building, providing an infusion of energy and an economic boost to the South of Market neighborhood.

Band & Orchestra Festival at Delta College March 6 & 7 8am-6pm

Band & Orchestra Festival at Delta College March 6 & 7 8am-6pm

50 bands! That’s right, count ‘em - 50 bands will perform at the Band & Orchestra Festival, March 6 & 7, 8am - 6pm at Atherton Auditorium & Tillie Lewis Theater. FREE to the public!
Delta College will host thousands of the top local junior high/high school musicians as they perform just for you! Both days will feature a free concert at 1pm by Delta’s outstanding Symphonic Winds Ensemble in Atherton Auditorium. Students will also have the opportunity to attend FREE Instrument Clinics & Master Classes at 2pm both days.
Festival Schedule (PDF): http://bit.ly/1ndbZF2

Italian Film Director Marco Speroni will visit Delta College on March 6, 2014

Italian Film Director Marco Speroni will visit Delta College on March 6, 2014

In conjunction with Stockton Sister Cities Association-Parma Italy Projects, the SJDC Cultural Awareness Program is pleased to announce that Italian Film Director Marco Speroni will visit Delta College’s North Forum on Thursday, March 6, 12:30 p.m. to present his moving “Docfiction”
In Hell’s Heart. Following the film, Mr. Speroni will take audience questions.

This event is FREE to the public.

Shot in the Republic of Congo, In Hell’s Heart tells the story of Marchello, a Belgian doctor who returns to the Congo for the first time in 15 years. After years of medical missions in the most brutal places on the planet, Marchello experiences a painful personal crisis on his return to the Congo.

Spring Art and Gift Fair at Delta College on March 4 and 5 from 9am-2pm

Spring Art and Gift Fair at Delta College on March 4 and 5 from 9am-2pm

Spring is here again shoppers, and you know what that means? It’s time for San Joaquin Delta College’s Semi-Annual Art & Gift Fair hosted by Delta College’s Fashion Program! Get your shopping bags ready because on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 4th and 5Th from 9am-2pm, Danner Hall on the Delta College campus will be filled with many wonderful artisans, selling amazing products. This event not only helps raise support for the Fashion program students, but it also it supports local and non-local vendors.

The semi-annul Art & Gift Fair features incredible handcrafted and one of a kind items such as fine, semi-precious, and vintage jewelry, handmade scarves, beautiful handbags and other eye-catching accessories. And, that’s not all: the fair also includes beautifully handcrafted soaps, lovely lotions, wonderful smelling candles and fragrances.

Congressman McNerney Announces14 Congressional STEM Academy Competition

Congressman McNerney Announces14 Congressional STEM Academy Competition

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) announced he will host the inaugural Congressional Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Academic Competition for students in California's 9th Congressional District. The competition is part of a nationwide House Student App Challenge created to encourage students to participate in STEM education programs.

"This contest is a great way for our students to show off what they're learning. STEM education is incredibly important because those fields are where the jobs will be in the future," said Rep. McNerney. "We need to encourage our students who have a passion and enthusiasm for math and science." Participating students will develop a software application for mobile, tablet, or desktop platforms. The winning app from the 9th District will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol and featured on Congressman McNerney's official website.